Seoul

Seoul  is the capital of South Korea and also the largest city in the country. It`s located in the north-west of the Republic of Korea on the Yellow Sea,  near the banks of the Han River and is surrounded by hills. There are about ten million people in this city. Seoul has many sights to…

My Mom Remembers Her Sister, My Aunt

I have been watching many videos of my sister, Flo Jo, on Facebook tonight. Watching them makes me feel her presence. I recall the good times with her. When she was alive, I could not watch her run on t.v. I was instead of watching her, running through the house screaming. I was asking what…

Iksan, Seoul, Gwangju

Saturday’s adventure began in the early morning when my colleague, Herbert, and I left WonKwang university bound for Seoul. Upon our arrival to Seoul’s Gonkuk university we parted ways and I rode the subway to Gangnam station. Alone, I had breakfast at Butterfingers and coffee at Marley’s. Later, I ate Indian cuisine for lunch in…

Mi Vida

I was born on the ninth day of October in the year of 1979. On that day in the year of 1446, the Korean alphabet, –Hanguel  — was created. In addition to my birthdate, I have many connections to the land of the morning calm. Aside from my birthday, I grew up in Los Angeles where the greatest…